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    Marlin Apartments - Empire Square

    34 Long Lane | 5-8 Empire Square South, London SE1 4NN, England
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    Reviewed 13 December 2015

    I stayed here for 14 nights on business trip to London. I think it's not fair to compare it to traditional hotel with restaurant, breakfast, pool, recreational area etc... however that's exactly what i was expecting for... Some plus are - 1. next to tesco...More

    Thank Sheersh G
    Response from Lucas_Dracopoulos, Manager at Marlin Apartments - Empire SquareResponded 15 December 2015

    Dear Sheersh G, I really appreciate you feedback and thank you very much for staying with us. Please be informed that my reception team is available 24 hours a day and they will be more than happy to offer you any of the additional services...More

    Reviewed 9 December 2015 via mobile

    I can't say enough to about my stay in Marlin Empire Square! The location was amazing (walking distance of London Bridge Station, 30mins train from Gatwick and 20mins taxi to Piccadilly!). Our apartment was so spacious loved the lay out! I especially loved the l'occitane...More

    Thank Ciara G
    Response from Lucas_Dracopoulos, Manager at Marlin Apartments - Empire SquareResponded 11 December 2015

    Dear Ciara G, Thank you very much for staying with us and I really appreciate your kind words regarding your recent stay. I'm glad you enjoyed your stay and we are looking forward to welcome you back in near future. Best regards, Lucas Dracopoulos Operations...More

    Reviewed 8 December 2015 via mobile

    It was a great experience... I loved the service and the cleanliness of the place....made me fill like home...I will definitely recommended to my business fellows when visiting London....and I can't wait to stay myself again next year....!

    Thank Manos D
    Response from Lucas_Dracopoulos, Manager at Marlin Apartments - Empire SquareResponded 9 December 2015

    Dear Manos D, Thank you very much for staying with us and for sharing your experience. It will be our pleasure to welcome you and your colleauges back in Empire Square in the near future. My warmest regards, Lucas Dracopoulos Operations Manager

    Reviewed 30 November 2015

    I stayed here for 5 weeks and must say was impressed with this place. Great stay, spacious apartment and great experience. The visit was on business and stay arranged by my company and am thankful for this nice stay with The SHARD as view from...More

    Thank Arun7541
    Response from Lucas_Dracopoulos, Manager at Marlin Apartments - Empire SquareResponded 1 December 2015

    Dear Arun7541, Thank you very much for staying with us and I really apreciate your kind feedback. I'm glad you enjoyed your stay with us and I'm looking forward to welcome you back in the near future. Kind regards, Lucas Dracopoulos Operations Manager

    Reviewed 26 November 2015 via mobile

    After seeing great photos online myself and my wife decided to book an apartment at Merlin apartments. We planned this break as a nice trip to London as it was the same week as my wife's birthday. Upon arrival we were told that our apartment...More

    Thank Mohammed H
    Response from Lucas_Dracopoulos, Manager at Marlin Apartments - Empire SquareResponded 27 November 2015

    Dear Mr Mohammed H, Thank you for choosing to stay at Marlin Apartments Empire Square, and I really appreciate your feedback. I’m dismayed to read of your dissatisfaction and very disappointed that you found your stay to be anything less than perfect, which is how...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • US$132 - US$341 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 220
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    Nora B
    27 June 2017|
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    Response from warrynlloyd | Property representative |
    Dear Nora B, Thank you for your question, As we are a serviced apartments we only offer a weekly cleaning service. Additional cleaning can be requested however, this is chargeable and we have different cleaning services... More
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    Natalie L
    4 March 2017|
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    Response from DeclanCS | Property representative |
    Hello, some of the apartments have a balcony and can be booked at the time of reservations. You can contact our reservations department direct for the best rates. Hope you enjoy your stay. Declan
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    13 October 2016|
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    Response from steveandsuzie | Reviewed this property |
    Hi. Yes there are different bedding configurations available upon request. Just a reminder though, this is an apartment so whilst it does have a kitchenette area with microwave kettle sink & fridge freezer etc. which can... More
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